David Southard has been teaching tennis for Fairfield County Tennis for the past 15 years throughout Fairfield and New Haven counties. David grew up playing multiple sports in high school and eventually become a professional Jai Alai player in Connecticut and Florida. David continued to play tennis recreationally which kept his love of the game alive and eventually fostered a tennis teaching career. David is committed to helping young tennis players reach their fullest potential but not without loads of fun. David is currently a General Health major at Quinnipiac University and enjoys spending his free time volunteering for the Dominican Republic Mission Team which provides assistance and brings hope to the people of the Dominican Republic and Haiti.